Tag: American Founding

Old Times There are Not Forgotten

Old times there are not forgotten—a trait that cuts both ways. It is good to hang on to good traditions, bad to hang on to bad.

Liberty or Empire? Reconsidering the Articles of Confederation

The Articles of Confederation undoubtedly had their problems. But the spirit of concurrence they embodied is worth celebrating. To revitalize American public life, we should revisit this period in our nation’s history and pay careful attention to its lessons.

Nation at the Crossroads

RINGOES, NJ. The world is hunkered down. For some months now we have been holding our collective breath, waiting to see if the financial...